Record

Reference numberEL/C2/60
LevelItem
TitleLetter from John Baptista Carbone, dated at Lisbon
CreatorCarboni; Giovanni Battista (1694-1750); Jesuit; teacher of literae humaniores in Chieti and Lecce; teacher of mathematics in Lisbon; rector in Lisbon; royal mathematician in Lisbon
Date1725
DescriptionDiscussion about the difference between the meridians of Lisbon, Paris and London
Observations of the lunar eclipse and of the satellites of Jupiter witnessed from Lisbon and Paris in 1724 are given
LanguageLatin
Extent4 sides
FormatManuscript
Place originLisbon, Lisboa, Portugal
Origin coordinates38.71667, -9.13333
Access statusOpen
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/f9f5fd65-44a5-4dd8-903f-dcb6d723007e
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA3522Carbone; Joanne Baptista (- c 1750) - c 1750
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView



    CONTACT US

    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →

    SUBSCRIBE

    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView